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Jannajoe Jenson McKee Obituary

Jannajoe Jenson McKee passed away at the age of 59, lovingly surrounded by family in her home on March 30, 2018. Janna was born February 24, 1959 in Ogden, Utah, to Joseph and Ann Eddy Jenson. She was the third of seven children and enjoyed spending time with her family in their Arbon Valley home. Janna attend Ricks College after graduating from Malad High School.

She met Clay McKee at the LDS institute in Pocatello and the two were wed for Time and All Eternity in the Idaho Falls Temple on September 21, 1978. Clay and Janna had six children during their nearly 40 years of loving marriage, whom she cherished with all her heart. While her children were always first in her heart she also loved music, serving others, and her Savior, Jesus Christ.

She was welcomed in death by her father, Joe Jenson; her in-laws, Bob and Leona Potter McKee; and her brother-in-law, Chris May. She is survived by her adoring husband, Clay; her sweet mother, Ann Eddy Jenson; her children, Laura (Steve) Hulin, Clayton McKee, Kathryn (David) McNabb, Phillip (Katie) McKee, Rachel (Zachary) Southwick, and Mary McKee; as well as siblings, Lorie (Dean) Blaisdell, David (Sheri) Jenson, Christine Sutherland, Joseph (Julie) Jenson, Victoria (Shawn) Furniss, Jennifer (Bryan) Horsley; and 12 grandchildren.

Her family would like to thank the compassionate staff at Heritage Hospice and supportive, loving family and friends.

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 6 at 11:00 am in the Bringhurst LDS Chapel, 147 Bringhurst St., Chubbuck, Idaho.  A viewing will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, April 5 at Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. 4th Ave. in Pocatello and on Friday, April 6 from 9:30 to 10:30 am at the Bringhurst LDS Chapel.  The burial will take place at the McKee Family Cemetery in Inkom, Idaho.

2017 Hay Days

7th Annual

Arbon Hay Days

Everyone is invited!

You are invited to the 7th annual Arbon Hay Days on July 29th! If you live in Arbon, lived here in the past, want to live here, or are a friend of someone who lives here, you are invited (in short, absolutely everyone is invited). There will be plenty of food, shade from the sun, and games for kids and adults. Come and visit with your neighbors and enjoy an evening of fun and relaxation.

Event Details

Date: Saturday, July 29th

Location: Hayden’s Pond (click to see a map).  There will be plenty of signs to direct you to the location on the day of the event.

Starts: 5:30 PM

Dinner: 6:00 PM (Grilled burgers and hotdogs provided)

Program / Talent Show: 7:30 PM

Bring: Camp chairs to sit on, salad and/or dessert to share

Questions: Call Julie Hayden @ 208-335-2325 or Jacob Andersen @ 208-932-4040.

The parking layout will be similar to last year.  We’ll have signs to help guide you but the entrance for parking will be just above (North) of the regular entrance.  Here is an image that shows how the parking will be.  There will also be handicap parking with shuttle services near the pond (watch for signs).

Community Blood Drive

Arbon Valley Community Blood Drive

Saturday, March 7, 2015

8:00 am to 12;30 pm

Arbon Elementary School

Call Julie Hayden for an appointment or for more information 335-2325

Blood Drive

The Red Cross blood drive is once again coming to Arbon Valley. We love to see all that can donate join us on March 1st.


Blood Drive Details
Date: Saturday March 1st
Time: 8:00am to 12:30 pm.
Location: Arbon Elementary School
Contact: Call Julie Hayden for an appointment or she will be calling you. 335-2325.

Found: Black Lab

Found: Male, Black lab cross with a white spot on his chest.
He has been neutered and is well mannered.
We want him to be able to go to his home but if that doesn’t happen he can come to your home.
He is currently at Hans & Julie Hayden’s.